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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Science

Full Name: Frederick 'Fred' Stephen Upton
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amey; 2 Children: Meg, Stephen
Birth Date: 04/23/1953
Birth Place: Saint Joseph, MI
Home City: Saint Joseph, MI
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
March 5, 2014 U.S. News and World Report - Curing Disease With a Little Help From Our Friends
March 5, 2014 U.S. News & World Report - Curing Disease With a Little Help From Our Friends
Feb. 4, 2014 Upton Hails Landmark Collaboration Between NIH and Drug Companies in Race to Discover Better Cures
Feb. 1, 2014 Bipartisan Solutions in Weekly Republican Address
Dec. 11, 2013 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Nov. 27, 2013 Upton Thankful as Multi-Year Effort to Help Prevent and Treat Premature Births, Boost Pediatric Care Finally Law
June 24, 2013 Letter to Gene Dadaro, U.S. Government Accountability Office - Indirect Costs Related to NIH Grants
April 9, 2013 Upton Supports Renewal of Successful Animal Drug Programs -- Critical to Local Employers Zoetis, MPI Research
Feb. 6, 2013 Upton Pushes to Repeal Harmful Medical Device Tax
Dec. 19, 2012 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 Upton, House Advance Critical Health Research Bills
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Power of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The American Energy Initiative: A Focus on H.R. 6172
Sept. 19, 2012 Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Health Subcommittee Vote on H.R. 1206, H.R. 6118, H.R. 1063, H.R. 6163, H.R. 4124, H.R. 733
June 21, 2012 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The National Institutes of Health -- A Review of Its Reforms, Priorities, and Progress
May 16, 2012 Holland Sentinel - FDA Reform Benefits Michigan Patients, Jobs
June 6, 2011 Upton Hails Medical Device Industry as Local Job Creator, Driver of Global Innovation
March 4, 2011 Upton Statement on Murphy-Green Bill on Chemical Plant Security
June 7, 2010 Upton -- LMC's Nuclear Scholarships Provide Opportunity for Local Students to Train for Good-Paying Jobs
Oct. 1, 2009 Upton Comments On Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Security Act
Sept. 9, 2009 Upton Comments On Medical Isotope Crisis
June 13, 2008 Upton Works to Fight Child Cancer, House Passes Bill to Expand Research
April 29, 2008 Upton Joins Knollenberg Effort to Boost Auto Sector, Create Jobs in MI
April 22, 2008 Upton Hails MPI Expansion to Create 3,300 New Jobs in SW Michigan
April 20, 2007 Upton Works to Fight Child Cancer, Signs onto Bill to Expand Research
July 19, 2006 Upton Statement on House Vote to Override President's Veto of Stem Cell Legislation
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